They were shaking hands, exchanging stories and making each other feel good on Thursday.
Erik Jones won the pole for Wednesday night's Mudsummer Classic Camping World Truck Series race after posting the fastest lap in qualifying at Eldora Speedway, a half-mile dirt track.
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been suspended two games without pay by the NFL for his offseason arrest on assault charges.
The Baltimore Orioles on Thursday acquired switch-hitting utility man Jimmy Paredes from the Kansas City Royals for cash considerations.
The Orlando Magic signed guard Devyn Marble on Thursday.
The Montreal Canadiens agreed to terms with restricted free-agent forward Lars Eller on a four-year contract Thursday.